Compellent co-founder Phil Soran dismounts Dell



By Chris Mellor, Channel Register

Compellent co-founder and CEO Phil Soran has announced he is retiring on 31 March, the integration of Compellent into Dell having been more or less completed.

The announcement was made at Dell’s Storage Forum in London today. Soran stayed on for a year after the acquisition by Dell to bed the acquisition down, and he feels things are now in good shape. Co-founders Larry Aszmann and John Guider left quite quickly after the acquisition.”

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  • Employee

    Phil will be missed.  His leadership style and the culture he established in the company are not likely to be replicated and will be hard pressed to live on within Dell.